Daegu Marathon

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Daegu Marathon
Date April 15
Location Daegu, South Korea
Event type Road
Distance Marathon - 10K - 5K
Official site Daegu Marathon

The Daegu International Marathon is an annual marathon race which takes place in April in Daegu, South Korea. The day's events also feature a 5K event and a 10K event, as well as the full course marathon (42.195 km).

The race begins and ends at the Daegu Stadium. A comparatively fast course, it hosted the World Championships Marathon in September 2011.[1]

Past winners[edit]

Key:       Course record

Edition Year Men's winner Time (h:m:s) Women's winner Time (h:m:s)
1st 2009  Ji Young-Jun (KOR) 2:08:30  Yeshi Esayias (ETH) 2:30:44
2nd 2010  Deressa Chimsa (ETH) 2:08:45  Yeshi Esayias (ETH) 2:29:17
3rd 2011  Yusuf Songoka (KEN) 2:08:08  Atsede Habtamu (ETH) 2:25:52
4th 2012[2]  David Kemboi Kiyeng (KEN) 2:07:57  Alemitu Abera Begna (ETH) 2:24:57
5th 2013[3]  Abraham Kiprotich (KEN) 2:08:33  Margaret Agai (KEN) 2:23:28
6th 2014  Yemane Tsegay (ETH) 2:06:51  Mulu Seboka (ETH) 2:25:23

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jalava, Mirko (2011-04-11). Course records fall at Daegu Marathon. IAAF. Retrieved on 2011-04-12.
  2. ^ April 2012 AIMS Results. AIMS. Retrieved on 2012-04-19.
  3. ^ Legionnaire Kiprotich leaves his rivals behind in Daegu, course record for Agai. IAAF (2013-04-14). Retrieved on 2013-04-15.

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